November 20, 2019

Fees for Services

Accepted payments: Cash, Local Checks (only with ID), and Credit Cards. Credit/Debit cards will have a service charge of 1.6%+.25 of based purchase.
Rio Grande County Departments
Rio Grande County Demolition Packet Rio Grande County Asbestos Inspection


Regulation 8 Part B
On October 16, 2019, the Colorado Air Quality Control Commission adopted revisions to Colorado Regulation No. 8, Part B, which clarified the requirements for single-family residential dwellings. Therefore, as of October 17, 2019, single-family residential dwellings are once again subject to all applicable asbestos requirements under Colorado Regulation No. 8, Part B. This includes inspection, permitting and abatement requirements.


Household Trash (Measured L×W×H/27×4.35) $4.35 Per Cubic Yard
Construction Debris $4.75 Per Cubic Yard
Barrels and Trash cans $2.25 Each
Carload: $5.25 Each
Yard Trash $2.25 Per Cubic Yard
Single Stream Recycling          Regulations Info $4.35 Per Cubic Yard
Green Waste and Clean Wood $2.25 Per Cubic Yard


Dead Animals
Small Animals $3.25 Each
Large Animals $15.75 Each


Car and Pickup Tires $3.30 Per Tire
Truck Tires $10.50 Per Tire
Tractor Tires $21.00 Per Tire
No more than NINE tires can be accepted per load.


Tree Stumps
Small Tree Stumps $10.50 Each 4 foot or smaller
Large Tree Stumps $26.25 Each 4 foot or larger


Commercial Haulers
Uncompacted Trash (1 Ton Minimum) $22.60 Per Ton
Compacted Trash (1 Ton Minimum) $17.60 Per Ton
Single Stream Recycling (1 Ton Minimum)  Regulations Info $22.60 Per Ton
Green Waste and Clean Wood (1 Ton Minimum) $22.60 Per Ton
For tire rates for commercial please see tire details above.


Special Waste
Please note that the landfill does charge a daily immediate cover fee of $95.00 and $26.00 per ton. 24-hour notification is required before the material is brought in to the landfill. Please call the landfill for more details.


Equipment Fee (Commercial Vehicles)
Unloading Fee $95.00 Per Load

Hours of Operation

Summer & Winter Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Trailers or Large Loads Must be in by 4:00p.m.


8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Trailers or Large Loads Must be in by 1:30p.m

Holiday Hours

Nov 19, 2019 - Tue
Monte Vista, US
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Contact Us

1600 County Rd 44

P.O. Box 861

Monte Vista, CO 81144

Phone: (719) 852 - 3810

Fax: (719) 852 - 9740